Nearly 150 Army Reserve Soldiers from the 340th Chemical Company, 450th Chemical Battalion, 455th Chemical Brigade, 76th Operational Response Command recently spent several weeks at Fort Hood, Texas conducting pre-mobilization training. This video shows one day of marksmanship training and a special visit from Maj. Gen. Miles Davis, commander, 76th Operational Response Command. (Official U.S. Army Reserve video by Sgt. 1st Class Brent C. Powell)
Take a look behind the scenes at Army North's annual disaster response exercise called Guardian Response taking place at Muscatatuck Urban Training Center outside of Butlerville, Indiana.
Army Reserve Soldiers from the 92nd Chemical Battalion, 415th Chemical Brigade, 76th Operational Response Command recently spent two-weeks conducting battalion level crew-served gunnery training at Fort Stewart, Georgia, here is a look at some of their training.
Army Reserve Soldiers from the 457th Chemical Battalion, 76th Operational Response Command, conduct platform gunnery operations at Fort Stewart, Georgia to increase Soldier battlefield survivability and lethality. (Official U.S. Army Reserve video by Sgt. 1st Class Brent C. Powell)
Soldiers from the 307th Chemical Company out of Bell, CA practiced decontamination techniques during Guardian Response, at the Muscatatuck Urban Training Center, April 21, 2021. Guardian Response is a field training exercise that validates U.S. Army units' ability to support the Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA) in the event of a Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) catastrophe. (U.S. Army Reserve video by Staff Sgt. Rodney Roldan)
Recently Soldiers from the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 76th Operational Response Command, conducted group physical readiness training to help Soldiers prepare for the Army Combat Fitness Test. The training consisted of warm-up exercises, strength and aerobic exercises and cool-down exercises. (Official U.S. Army Reserve video by Sgt. 1st Class Brent C. Powell)
76th ORC's task force puts unit training to test during Vibrant Response
Capt. David Flores from the 455th Chemical Brigade based in Sloan, Nevada completed his daily brief slides on May 13 in Salt Lake City, Utah at Camp W.G. Williams. Flores worked as the Task Force Ops liaison between Task Force 76 and his unit who was participating in the exercise at Fort Carson, Colorado. Vibrant Response 22 is an annual training exercise that took place from May 5-13 at Camp W.G. Williams, Utah and Fort Carson, Colorado, conducted by U.S. Northern Command and led by U.S. Army North, testing Task Force 76, and Army Reserve command’s ability to respond on short notice to a natural or man-made disaster.
May 18, 2022 - It’s the type of military training a unit hopes to never have to use in real life. But, during exercise Vibrant Response 22, an Army Reserve Command responded to a fictional nuclear attack on a major metropolitan city,...

Army Reserve suicide prevention community continues to evolve Stand for Life program
Capt. Jerry Duong, left, 189th Infantry Brigade, and Sgt. 1st Class Emily Brandt, 3rd Regiment, 361st Battalion, conduct a skit as part of their teach backs on learned training during the 85th U.S. Army Reserve Support Command’s Stand for Life suicide prevention training event in Nashville, Tennessee, March 28 – 30, 2022. SFL provides intervention skills for people at-risk for suicide as well as resources and networking capabilities to enhance learned skills. SFL is a three-day training event conducted through a level of interaction and various exercises versus continuous training through slide presentation.
(U.S. Army Reserve photo by Anthony L. Taylor)
April 19, 2022 - From dancing to skits, role plays, podcasts and games, the last thing one would think is happening is a suicide prevention training event...

76th ORC Soldiers compete in FY22 Consortium Best Warrior Competition
Spc. Roland Link, 415th Chemical Brigade, catches his breath after diving to the bottom of the pool to retrieve his weapon during the swimming event of the CWBC. The FY22 Consortium Best Warrior Competition took place March 2-6 at Camp Bullis on Joint Base San Antonio, Texas. The CBWC is a joint event featuring Soldiers belonging to several Army Reserve Commands from across the nation, to include the 80th Training Command, 807th Medical Command, 76th Operational Response Command, Medical Readiness and Training Command, and the 63rd, 81st, 88th and 99th Readiness Divisions.
March 31, 2022 - The Fiscal Year 22 Consortium Best Warrior Competition was held for Army Reserve Soldiers at Camp Bullis in San Antonio, Texas, during the week of March 2-6, 2022. The event was hosted by and utilized cadre and support staff...

Army Reserve Soldiers train on suicide recognition and intervention
The U.S Army Reserve’s 85th Support Command and 76th Operational Response Command suicide prevention training team pause for a photo during the Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) event at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans, January 20-21, 2022. ASIST is an interactive workshop that prepares caregivers to provide suicide first-aid intervention for someone who may be contemplating suicide.
Feb. 28, 2022 - Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training or ASIST, developed in 1983, is a two-day 16-hour interactive workshop that prepares caregivers to provide suicide first-aid intervention for someone who may be contemplating...

Three Army Reserve commands combine forces to train for America's worst day
A role player acting as a victim receives instructions from a Soldier at the entrance to the non-ambulatory decon tent to go through the decontamination process at the simulated exercise at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas, Jan. 28, 2022. The exercise is an opportunity to test and evaluate the units potentiality to complete a mission where a simulated nuclear event occurred in a major U.S. city. The mission included three main objectives handling casualties: reconnaissance, decontamination and medical treatment.
Feb. 11, 2022 - The mass confusion and aftermath of nuclear attack on American soil is a reality no one is ready and prepared to experience, with one exception; the Soldiers assigned to specialized units of the 76th Operational Response...
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